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sweetmeat tray
  • China
  • sweetmeat tray, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.2 x 20.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 8 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0028
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Description

Tray with white ground and a multi-colored enamel design. The design consists of a garden with six male figures in blue, red and yellow ochre dress, carrying swords and a black banner. Old card: "round 'Canton enamel' dish for sweet meats. Ch'ien-lung period (1736-1795)"